Lady Volunteers Turn In a Victory Against the Fighting Irish

Sept. 5, 2009

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CINCINNATI- The Tennessee Lady Volunteers (4-1) bounced back from their lost yesterday at the hands of the Michigan Wolverines to defeat the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (3-2) in three straight sets (25-22, 25-16, 25-22).

The two teams were pretty evenly matched in terms of digs, blocks and assists. Serving ended up being Notre Dame’s downfall with 11 service errors, opposed to the Lady Vols’ six errors. Both teams were able to sustain runs from the other side, but the Lady Vols prevailed.

Tomorrow the Fighting Irish will play in the first game at noon against the Michigan Wolverines. The Lady Volunteers will take the court at 3:00 p.m. against the Musketeers.

Xavier will take to the court next at 5:30 when they take on the Michigan Wolverines. Stay tuned to GOXAVIER.COM for news, statistics and updates from this weekend’s Invitational.